John Edward "Budge" Patty (born February 11, 1924) is a former American tennis player. He was ranked world No. 1 in 1950 by John Olliff of The Daily Telegraph. In 1950, he won the men's singles at the French Championships and the Wimbledon Championships. He also won the 1946 French Championships mixed doubles and the 1957 Wimbledon Championships doubles.
Patty was born in Fort Smith, Arkansas. He is married to Marcina.
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- "Budge Patty". International Tennis Hall of Fame. Retrieved January 28, 2020.
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